Category: Futuris

DRC's dynamic drive to move ahead after Covid

DRC's dynamic drive to move ahead after Covid

Despite the impact of Covid, despite all its difficulties, the Democratic Republic of the Congo has a real dynamic drive to face up to its economic and social challenges.

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'No one is safe': Tears and fears as vigil held in Kyiv for Belarusian activist Vitali Shishov

'No one is safe': Tears and fears as vigil held in Kyiv for Belarusian activist Vitali Shishov

Hundreds of Belarusian exiles gathered in front of the country’s embassy in Ukraine on Tuesday evening to honour activist Vitali Shishov, who was found dead in Kyiv in the morning.

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Anti-vaxxers are pretending to be vegan to avoid potential vaccine regulations in the workplace

Anti-vaxxers are pretending to be vegan to avoid potential vaccine regulations in the workplace

Anti-vaxxers in the UK have started to declare themselves vegans on social media, in a bid to avoid any potential compulsory vaccines.

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Three dead as passenger trains collide in Czech Republic

Three dead as passenger trains collide in Czech Republic

Three people were killed and dozens more were injured on Wednesday after two trains collided in the southwest of the Czech Republic.

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Eco-design, the way to make products greener before they've even been produced

Eco-design, the way to make products greener before they've even been produced

On the banks of the Neva, the Russian city of Saint Petersburg is taking part in a European project to integrate good environmental practice into the life cycle of products and services.

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UK travel list: England lifts COVID quarantine for fully vaccinated travellers from France

UK travel list: England lifts COVID quarantine for fully vaccinated travellers from France

Fully vaccinated travellers arriving in England from France will no longer have to quarantine, the UK government has announced.

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Parents of Beirut blast victim, 3, still seeking justice one year on

Parents of Beirut blast victim, 3, still seeking justice one year on

Little did Paul and Tracy Naggear know that their beautiful apartment overlooking the port of Beirut would bear witness to the death of their three-year-old daughter Alexandra, or “Lexou”, as they like to call her.

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NGO accuses Minsk after Belarusian activist found dead in Ukraine

NGO accuses Minsk after Belarusian activist found dead in Ukraine

The Belarusian House in Ukraine, an NGO that helps people who have fled repression in Belarus, accused Minsk of a “planned operation” after its director Vitali Shishov was found dead in Kyiv on Tuesday.

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Turkish power plant 'at risk of being destroyed' by wildfires

Turkish power plant 'at risk of being destroyed' by wildfires

A thermal power plant in southern Turkey was evacuated on Wednesday as flames from raging wildfires approached it.

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Turkey’s climate goals ‘critically insufficient’ amid raging wildfires

Turkey’s climate goals ‘critically insufficient’ amid raging wildfires

The worst heatwave in decades has seen people across southern Europe face the consequences of extreme weather.

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